Show #6953 - Wednesday, December 3, 2014

2014 Kids Week game 3.


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Jake McCrory, an 11-year-old from Pueblo, Colorado

Gabby Fusco, an 11-year-old from Maspeth, New York

Grace Acton, from Harvard, Massachusetts

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 11
After creating the heavens & the earth, God rested on this number day
    $200 8
Hiccup, Toothless, Astrid & the rest of the gang return in the sequel to this movie with Vikings & dragons
    $200 17
English speakers have been using this "magic word" since the 1300s, & when you ask for something, you should, too
    $200 16
Go faster! "Put the pedal to" this
    $200 23
The oldest art museum in the western U.S., the Crocker Art Museum, opened in this state capital in 1885
    $200 1
Boots of Butt-Kicking & the Staff of Napalm are in this game that shares its name with a "Wizard of Oz" folk
    $400 12
The 4 gospel writers of the New Testament were Matthew, Mark & these 2
    $400 9
This villain from "Sleeping Beauty" got her own movie in 2014, with Angelina Jolie in the title role
    $400 18
In a traditional table setting, this should be placed so that the blade faces the plate
    $400 22
Someone who keeps giving unwelcome advice is this kind of "driver"
    $400 25
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco.) From this vantage point at the California Academy of Sciences, I completely understand why this species was the king of its prehistoric age
    $400 2
In the app called Plants vs. these, you have an army of vegetables at your disposal to defeat the undead
    $600 13
An invasion of these amphibians was the second of the 10 plagues of Egypt
    $600 10
The latest movie about these mutants is "Days of Future Past"; what does that even mean?
    $600 19
When doing this, blot your palm if it's damp, look the other person in the eye & use a firm but not crushing grip
    $600 24
Taken from a 1960s TV show: "Beam me up", this guy means "get me out of here"
    $600 26
The original name of California's biggest metropolis translates as "the village of the queen of" these beings
    $600 3
In the app called Sushi Monster, kids practice this school subject by feeding the title monster sushi
    $800 14
This great & wise king built his temple around 1000 B.C.
    $800 7
Air racer Dusty joins a helicopter named Blade Ranger in this animated movie subtitled "Fire & Rescue"
    $800 20
When you're at the dinner table, turn off this Apple device introduced in April 2010, even if you're winning at Fruit Ninja
    $800 27
This 800-mile-long fracture in earth's crust runs close to San Jose & Palm Springs & is totally our fault
    $800 4
To play this pool game named for an Italian, try to determine where people are by homing in on their voices
    DD: $500 15
The longest of these songs is number 119, with 176 verses
    $1000 6
"Million Dollar Arm" tells the true story of an agent who goes to this country to recruit cricket bowlers to play baseball
    $1000 21
You don't have to down your whole soda after you clink glasses for one of these ceremonial drinks; a sip will do
    $1000 28
One of the state's landmarks is Half Dome, located at the head of this valley in the same-named national park
    $1000 5
Build roads & cities in the Mayfair board game called "Settlers of" this place

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 15):

Grace Gabby Jake
$800 $400 $4,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Grace Gabby Jake
$2,800 $200 $4,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Those two letters will either begin or end each correct response.)
    $400 5
Ratified in December 1865, the 13th Amendment finally & formally abolished this
    $400 3
An app for this NBC competition show makes you the coach & asks, "Who will you turn your chair for?"
    $400 1
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows an anatomical diagram on the monitor.) In humans, the central nervous system consists of the brain & this long cable of nerves
    $400 11
In a Dr. Seuss book title they are paired with ham
    $400 8
On 7/11 participating 7-Eleven stores give away a free one of these slushy drinks
    $400 18
It's nicknamed the "Windy City"
    $800 6
In 2002, he became the third American president to win the Nobel Peace Prize
    $800 4
Phoebe & Max are brother & sister on this Nick show about a family of superheroes trying to fit in
    $800 7
For the most part, these are composed of dentin, which is harder than bone
    $800 12
"Black Beauty" is Anna Sewell's novel about one of these
    $800 9
In January of 2014, when temperatures hit record lows, this natural wonder on the U.S./Canadian border became an icy spectacle
    $800 20
Kids young & old like to hit the track in one of these
    $1200 2
This colony, established by Pilgrims in 1620, celebrated the first Thanksgiving in 1621
    $1200 22
The 7th season of this ABC obstacle course show had a "Tournament of Champions"--a solid idea--&, as always, made a big splash
    $1200 17
Over most of the body, this outermost layer of skin is about as thick as a sheet of paper
    $1200 13
"The Silver Chair" is one of the books in these "Chronicles"
    $1200 10
The movie "Frozen" was inspired by this Danish author's fairy tale "The Snow Queen"
    DD: $1,000 21
A group of islands such as the Bismarck one in the Southwest Pacific
    $1600 29
After a 13-day siege & a 90-minute battle on March 6, 1836, this San Antonio mission fell to Mexican forces
    $1600 23
Brothers Chris & Martin Kratt cleverly snuck their name into this show about their animal adventures
    $1600 25
2 coronary these supply blood to the heart muscle
    $1600 14
A true story inspired Scott O'Dell to write "The Island of" these aquatic mammals
    DD: $1,000 15
Made up of ice, dust & gas, these space objects are sometimes referred to as "dirty snowballs"
    $1600 27
Have some family fun traveling the country in one of these R.V.s
    $2000 30
Before he was killed in the War of 1812, Zebulon Pike discovered a famous mountain peak in this state
    $2000 24
Octavia Spencer's Nurse Jackson takes no guff from the young Ocean Park Hospital patients on this Fox drama
    $2000 26
This spongy substance that fills the bones produces the body's blood cells
    $2000 19
"Anne of Green Gables" by Lucy Maud Montgomery takes place on this Canadian island
    $2000 16
In 1999 perfectly preserved frozen mummies of 3 Inca children were discovered high up in these mountains
    $2000 28
It's often defined as a sensation of dizziness

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Grace Gabby Jake
$11,600 -$1,400 $9,700

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

This city of 650,000 people is the most populous U.S. city not found in a U.S. state

Final scores:

Grace Gabby Jake
$6,600 -$1,400 $4,599
Winner: $15,000 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Grace Gabby Jake
$13,200 -$1,400 $10,200
14 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
6 R,
4 W
26 R,
9 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $22,000

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Game tape date: 2014-10-07
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